Staff introduction

Staff

スタッフ スタッフ勢揃いの画像

Introducing the top class teachers in Japan!

  • 結城 智史

    Satoshi Yuki

    〜Partner : Chiharu Masuda〜
    結城 智史

    JBDF Eastern Standard Former Class A
    Professional Dance Teacher Qualification Standard Level 1, Latin Level 4

    height

    176.5cm

    /

    blood type

    AB

    birthday

    June 16

    /

    Birthplace

    Pref.Fukuoka

    Special skill

    Diving, driving, basketball

    Favorite food

    Career

    ●Spent most of my time playing basketball during my days at high school
    ●Belonged to a “ballroom dance circle” of the University of Tokyo
    ●Became an amateur finalist
    ●Promoted to Class A in the third year after turning pro
    ●JBDF Segue Finalist
    ●JBDF Grand Finalist
    ●JBDF Teacher Qualification Exam Teaching Material Model
    ●Graduated from competition at the 2021 Show Dance Championship

  • 増田 千晴

    Chiharu Masuda

    〜Partner : Satoshi Yuki〜
    増田千晴

    JBDF Eastern Standard Former Class A
    Professional Dance Teacher Qualification Standard Level 1, Latin Level 4

    height

    167cm

    /

    blood type

    B

    birthday

    July 23

    /

    Birthplace

    Pref.Saitama

    Special skill

    Eating, cooking, diving

    Favorite food

    Career

    ●Fascinated by gorgeous dresses, and lured by sweet words, “You can be a champion if you do your best,” I started my dancing career at Gakuren (All Japan Student Dance Federation).
    ●I won an all-Japan student championship.
    ●After graduating, I began a new partnership with Satoshi Yuki through the introduction of a friend, and we were selected as amateur finalists a year later
    ●We were promoted to Class A in the third year after turning pro
    ●JBDF Segue Finalist
    ●JBDF Grand Finalist
    ●JBDF Teacher Qualification Exam Teaching Material Model
    ●Graduated from competition at the 2021 Show Dance Championship

  • 廣島 悠仁

    Yuji Hiroshima

    〜Partner : Arisa Ishiwatari〜
    廣島 悠仁

    height

    174cm

    /

    blood type

    AB

    birthday

    September 28

    /

    Birthplace

    Shandong Province, China

    Special skill

    Fishing soccer watching

    Favorite food

    Career

    Strongly recommended by my parents, I started learning ballroom dancing at a ballroom dancing school in Beijing at the age of 6. I came to Japan when I was 15 years old.

    ●Made my professional debut in 2015
    ●Promoted from Class D to Class B
    ●Promoted to Class A at the end of 2016
    ●Selected as All-Japan Finalist in 2019
    ●Won the Eastern Japan Championship in 2019
    ●Became professional Rising Star finalist in one of the world’s three major ballroom dance competitions in 2019

  • 末安 祐一郎

    Yuichiro Sueyasu

    〜Partner : Yuka Kimura〜
    末安祐一郎

    height

    174.5cm

    /

    blood type

    O

    birthday

    June 17

    /

    Birthplace

    Pref.Aichi

    Special skill

    game

    Favorite food

    Career

    I started dancing when I joined a dance club of Keio University. I doubled as a technical manager and a dance formation manager. I played an active role in the club as an All-Japan Students Ballroom Dancing Championship finalist.
    ●Continued my career as an amateur ballroom dancer for two and a half years after graduation
    ●Started working at Kezuka Dance Art Academy
    ●Working actively as a Class-A dancer for more than 10 years
    ●Serving as a vice president of the Dancers’ Association and as a vice president of NPO Association for Dance Culture Promotion
    ●Committed to providing support to dancers’ activities as well as promoting dance culture
    (Achievements)
    ●Became a finalist in Japan Inter Championship
    ●Competed at Segue Championship three times

  • 木村 友華

    Yuka Kimura

    〜Partner : Yuichiro Sueyasu〜
    木村友華

    JBDF Eastern Standard Class A

    height

    164cm

    /

    blood type

    B

    birthday

    August 29

    /

    Birthplace

    Nerima-ku, Tokyo

    Special skill

    calligraphy

    Favorite food

    Career

    ●Graduated from Japan Women's College of Physical Education, Department of Dance
    ●Promoted to Class A in 2010
    ●Won 7th place in Japan International Dance Championship in 2014
    ●Participated in Segue Championship in 2015, 2017, and 2019

  • 瀬底 正太

    Shota Sesoko

    〜Partner : Makoto Horikawa〜
    瀬底正太

    JBDF Eastern Latin American Class A
    Standard C class

    height

    174cm

    /

    blood type

    A

    birthday

    April 5th

    /

    Birthplace

    Pref.Okinawa

    Special skill

    Pectoralis major muscle roulette

    Favorite food

    Career

    ●Started ballroom dancing in my junior high school days, recommended by my grandmother
    ●Started working at Johoku Baba Dance School after coming to Tokyo from Okinawa at the age of 18
    ●Selected as finalists for the first time at the 2006 JBDF Championship
    ●Working actively as a grand finalist

  • 堀川 真琴

    Makoto Horikawa

    〜Partner : Shota Sesoko〜
    堀川真琴

    JBDF Eastern Latin American Class A
    Standard C class

    height

    164cm

    /

    blood type

    A

    birthday

    December 6th

    /

    Birthplace

    Tokyo

    Special skill

    Being able to sleep in a futon in a few seconds

    Favorite food

    Career

    I started ballroom dancing at the age of 5, recommended by my mother, who used to be a dance instructor.
    After graduating from my college, I became a professional dancer and have been actively working as a JBDF Ballroom (Standard) Class-A dancer.
    I began a partnership with Shota Sesoko, and we’ve been working together as a
    ‘Ten Dance’ dancers.

    <2017>
    ●Won the championship at All Kanto Yamanashi tournament
    ●Took 5th place at Tokyo Dance Grand Prix
    ●Took 6th place at JBDF Championship
    ●Advanced to the semifinals of Unified All Japan
    <2019>
    ●Won the championship at Standard Class D competition
    ●Took 2nd place at Japan Dance Trophy
    ●Captured the victory at Kanto Koshinetsu championship
    ●Took 6th place at JBDF Championship
    ●Captured the victory at Tokyo Dance Championship
    <2020>
    ●Selected as the most valuable dancer at Tokyo Ballroom Dance Academy
    <2021>
    ●Took 6th place in Rumba division of Super Japan Cup Dance
    ●Captured the victory at Kanto Koshinetsu championship
    <2022>
    ●Took 3rd place at Alex Moore & Madam Lowe Cup